Lost in Translation



Me: I’m knackered.

Hubs: Huh?

Me: You know, enervated, lackadaisical, languorous, enfeebled.

Hubs: What?

Me: Cansada, fatiguee, stanco

Hubs: English please.

Me: I’m tired, ok?

Hubs: More like a show-off, pain in the butt.

(C) Sara Ackerman 2017



2 thoughts on “Lost in Translation

    1. We didn’t have this exact conversation with this word but we have had similar ones with other words. He usually says, “yes, we know you speak alot of languages and the rest of us are nothing more than gorillas who can sign, but give it a rest.”

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